Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Setapak, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Quick Facts

  • Rated 5-Stars in the latest SETARA rating
  • Premier Digital Tech Institution and ACCA Platinum Approved Learning Partner
  • Over 200 MQA-accredited programmes across a wide range of disciplines

About Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

The Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT), formerly known as TAR University College (TAR UC), was founded in 1969. A premier tertiary education institution with over 50 years of excellence and a 5-Star SETARA rating, the institution was recently upgraded to a full-fledged university in April 2022 with the vision of being a leading university capable of transforming the future. 

TAR UMT’s main campus is in Setapak, Kuala Lumpur. It also has 5 branch campuses in Penang, Perak, Pahang, Johor and Sabah.

TAR UMT offers over 200 programmes at pre-university, diploma, degree and postgraduate levels. These programmes cover a wide range of disciplines including accountancy, business, engineering, built environment, applied sciences, computing, mass communication, creative arts, social science and hospitality fields.

As one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in Malaysia, TAR UMT has produced over 210,000 graduates, many of whom are eminent leaders in various industries. Its brand is synonymous with Beyond Education which focuses on developing competencies and values within the students in addition to imparting academic knowledge and skills to lead them to a fulfilling life and career.

Its impressive class of national and international students will guarantee you global academic knowledge and skills.

TAR UMT Ranking & Reputation

TAR UMT is rated 5-Stars in the latest SETARA rating. It is also recognised as a Premier Digital Tech Institution by the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) and is a Platinum Approved Learning Partner of ACCA, making it among the top 5% of ACCA learning providers in the world.

Other accolades include the Outstanding Educational Institutions: Private Universities / Colleges Award, Product Award and CSR Award from the Sin Chew Education Awards 2018/2019 and the Excellence in Education Improvement award from the Asia Pacific CSR Awards 2016.


Why Study at Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

recognised-programmes

Globally Recognised Programmes
5-Star SETARA University, Platinum Approved Learning Partner of ACCA and Premier Digital Tech Institution

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Dual Award Programmes
Partners with overseas universities such as Coventry University, UK and International Management Institute, Switzerland

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Generous Financial Assistance
Interest-free student loans plus a variety of grants and scholarships, including automatic merit scholarships with up to 100% tuition fee waiver

international-community

International Community
Diverse learning experience international students from more than 20 countries and a student population of over 28,000


Campus Location

TAR UMT’s main campus is located in Setapak, Kuala Lumpur which can be easily accessed through major highways, LRT, buses and other forms of public transport. The campus is close to Wangsa Walk Mall, Setapak Central Mall and Melawati Mall and is also a short car drive away from Zoo Negara.

In addition to its main campus, TAR UMT also has 5 branch campuses in Penang, Perak, Pahang, Johor and Sabah.


Courses Offered

TAR UMT offers programmes at Pre-university, Diploma, Degree and Postgraduate levels that are widely recognised by the academia and industries for their depth and breadth of scope and academic rigour. Check out the full list of programmes here.

  • Foundation in Accounting
  • Foundation in Arts
  • Foundation in Business
  • Foundation in Computing
  • Foundation in Engineering
  • Foundation in Science
  • Diploma in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Business Economics
  • Diploma in E-Marketing
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Diploma in International Business
  • Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Diploma in Marketing
  • Diploma in Retail Management
  • Diploma in Accounting
  • Diploma in Banking and Finance
  • Diploma in Finance and Investment
  • Diploma in Entrepreneurship
  • Bachelor of Accounting (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Business (Honours) Accounting and Finance
  • Bachelor of Banking and Finance (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Finance and Investment (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Finance (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Corporate Administration (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Economics (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Entrepreneurship
  • Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Human Resource Management
  • Bachelor of Business (Honours) in International Business
  • Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Marketing
  • Bachelor of Retail Management (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Business (Honours) International Business Management
  • Master of Accounting and Finance
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Corporate Governance
  • Master of Investment Management
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Business
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Economics
  • Diploma in Computer Science 
  • Diploma in Computer Science (Data Science)
  • Diploma in Information Systems
  • Diploma in Information Technology
  • Diploma in Software Engineering
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) in Interactive Software Technology
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) in Software Engineering
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) in Data Science
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Management Mathematics with Computing
  • Bachelor of Information Systems (Honours) in Enterprise Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Internet Technology
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Information Security
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Software Systems Development
  • Master of Computer Science
  • Master of Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Mathematical Sciences
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Computer Science)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Mathematical Sciences)
  • Diploma in Multimedia Design
  • Diploma in Fashion Design
  • Diploma in Graphic Design
  • Diploma in Advertising
  • Diploma in Broadcast Communication
  • Diploma in Journalism
  • Diploma in Media Studies
  • Diploma in Public Relations
  • Diploma in Communication and Media Studies
  • Bachelor of Communication (Honours) in Advertising
  • Bachelor of Communication (Honours) in Broadcasting
  • Bachelor of Communication (Honours) in Journalism
  • Bachelor of Communication (Honours) in Media Studies
  • Bachelor of Communication Studies (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Public Relations (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Creative Multimedia (Honours) 
  • Bachelor of Design (Honours) in Graphic Design
  • Bachelor of Design (Honours) in Fashion Design
  • Master of Arts in Communication
  • Diploma in Science
  • Diploma in Sport and Exercise Science
  • Diploma in Food Science
  • Diploma in Aquaculture
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Bioscience with Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Analytical Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Applied Physics (Instrumentation)
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) Sports and Exercise Science
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Food Science
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science (Life Science)
  • Master of Science (Food Science)
  • Master of Science in Sport Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Food Science)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Life Sciences)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Physical Science)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Sports Science)
  • Diploma in Real Estate Management
  • Diploma in Building
  • Diploma in Quantity Surveying
  • Bachelor of Science in Architecture (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Interior Architecture (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Construction Management and Economics (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Real Estate Management (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (Honours)
  • Master of Architecture
  • Master of Science in Real Estate Development
  • Master of Science in Built Environment
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Built Environment
  • Diploma in Tourism Management
  • Diploma in Hotel Management
  • Diploma in Event Management 
  • Diploma in Culinary Arts
  • Diploma in Counselling
  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Hospitality Management (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Tourism Management (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Hospitality and Catering Management (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Tourism Management (Honours) Event Management
  • Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) English with Drama
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) English with Education
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Studies (Honours)
  • Master of Arts (Psychology)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology
  • Diploma of Electronic Engineering
  • Diploma of Mechanical Engineering
  • Diploma in Mechatronic Engineering
  • Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering with Honours
  • Bachelor of Telecommunication Engineering with Honours
  • Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering with Honours
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering with Honours 
  • Master of Engineering Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering

Featured programmes at TAR UMT

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Kuala Lumpur Main Campus, Kuala Lumpur

Foundation in Accounting

Intake

Feb, Jun, Jul, Oct

Fees

RM9,900

SETARA 5-Star University

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Kuala Lumpur Main Campus, Kuala Lumpur

Foundation in Engineering

Intake

Feb, Jun, Jul, Oct

Fees

RM10,200

SETARA 5-Star University

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Kuala Lumpur Main Campus, Kuala Lumpur

Diploma in Computer Science

Intake

Jun, Jul

Fees

RM17,600

SETARA 5-Star University

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Kuala Lumpur Main Campus, Kuala Lumpur

Diploma in Advertising

Intake

Jun, Jul, Nov

Fees

RM18,300

SETARA 5-Star University

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Kuala Lumpur Main Campus, Kuala Lumpur

Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Intake

Jan, Jun, Jul, Nov

Fees

RM34,200

SETARA 5-Star University

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Kuala Lumpur Main Campus, Kuala Lumpur

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Bioscience with Chemistry

Intake

Jan, Jun, Jul, Nov

Fees

RM34,900

SETARA 5-Star University


Scholarships

Here are some of the scholarships offered by TAR UMT.

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Kuala Lumpur Main Campus, Kuala Lumpur

TAR UMT Merit Scholarship

Amount

Up to 100% scholarship available

Study Level

Foundation, Diploma

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Kuala Lumpur Main Campus, Kuala Lumpur

TAR UMT - TAA Scholarship

Amount

University Tuition Fees

Study Level

Bachelor's Degree, Postgraduate

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Kuala Lumpur Main Campus, Kuala Lumpur

TAR UMT - MSEF Scholarship

Amount

University Tuition Fees

Study Level

Bachelor's Degree